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COVID-19: 2,066 new confirmed cases in Ireland

The Department of Health has confirmed a further 2,066 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

Deaths are being released weekly due to the cyber attack on the HSE. As of Wednesday, 5,280 people diagnosed with Covid-19 died in Ireland.


The Department further confirmed that there are currently 408 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 69 in ICU.

Yesterday, there were 402 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 73 in ICU.

In Northern Ireland, there has been a further 1,471 cases of Covid-19 reported.


One further person diagnosed with the virus has also died.

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